Category: Industrial Automation

Who Were the Leading Motor Drive Companies in 2017?

The world market for low voltage (LV) AC motor drives reached a value of nearly $11bn in 2017, following a strong growth uptick since 2016....

/ September 27, 2018

“Made in China” Facing Multiple Challenges as Manufacturing Industry Enters Pivotal Moment

Following very strong performance in 2017, China’s manufacturing industry appears to have reached an inflection point in 2018 according to our latest research. The on-going...

/ September 24, 2018
Global Manufacturing Output

Free Report on Global Manufacturing Output

Assessing and understanding global manufacturing and the relative performance in different countries and different applications and industries can be extremely complex. Difficulties are further compounded...

/ September 7, 2018
Manufacturing Industry in 2018 Infographic

The Manufacturing Industry in 2018

The manufacturing landscape has changed dramatically over the last decade. To provide a window into this changing landscape we have developed an analysis of the...

/ June 22, 2018

“Made in China” Increasingly Means “Made by Robots”

By 2022, the industrial robot market will be worth over $15bn globally. China’s share of the global industrial robot market will increase from 30% currently,...

/ June 15, 2018

Industrial Robots – 2018

The industrial robot market is poised for ongoing growth over the next five years as end users’ investment in automation continues across all industries. Find...

/ June 6, 2018

How Can You Accurately Forecast the Global Manufacturing Industry?

If you dig around the internet trying to evaluate this question you will likely struggle to find a meaningful answer. There are many anecdotes or...

/ June 5, 2018

Industrial Down Cycle Predicted for 2019

Forecasts from our recently released Manufacturing Industry Output Tracker show that global manufacturing output value will dip in 2019, driven by contractions in both the...

/ May 30, 2018